DR MEHMOOD KHAN, PepsiCo: We need crops with a better post-harvest shelf life
By Elaine Watson
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Next up is DR MEHMOOD KHAN, executive vice president and chief scientific officer at PepsiCo:
By 2050 about 70% of the population will be in cities—7 billion people. A lot will be living in megacities… [Feeding them all is] going to take a collective mindset. Better distribution systems. Crops that have a better post-harvest shelf life. And ultimately, on the developed market side, packaging that allows food to be sustained.